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What does it mean when you dream about slaughter?

Most people become deeply and violently repulsed after visiting a slaughterhouse. In a dream, a slaughterhouse could be a response to a traumatic experience in one’s waking life.

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I've seen shooting and slaughter, but I never saw anything like that.
It was the swiftness of it that made the slaughter so appalling.
I was sick of the slaughter, you see, and besides, they'd helped work the schooner out.
HYDERABAD -- The municipal Commissioner Hyderabad Metropolitan Corporation Shahid Ali Khan asked the officers concerned to unearth all illegal slaughters houses and cattle sheds with immediate effect within the municipal limits of Hyderabad.
Muscat : As part of the Eid Al Adha preparations, Muscat Municipality has geared up to provide an integrated and healthy 'mobile' slaughterhouse at South Mabela for the raise in the number of slaughters during Eid Al Adha .
The person who slaughters the animal is called a shochet, he has trained for many years and uses a surgically sharp knife called a chalaf to slaughter the animal.